Judaean Wine Jug

A large ancient Judaean red-ware decanter or wine jug, with a tapered cylindrical body and single handle.

Early Iron Age,
ca. 1200 - 1000 BC.
Height: 11 3/8 in. (28.8 cm).

Found near Jerusalem.

cf.: R. Amiran, Ancient Pottery of the Holyland, (Jerusalem, 1963), pp. 262-5, pl. 89, nos. 1 - 2.
Formerly in the L. G. collection, New York, acquired from Mishriki Antiquities, Jerusalem, Israel, 2007.
Inv#: 7733
Guaranteed Authentic


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